Springwater Sports Heritage

Founding Benefactor: The McGuire Trust

Christopher Bigras

Active Elite Details:

Category: Athlete
Sport(s): Ice Hockey
Position/Title: Defence
Sports Association(s):

          ♦  San Antonio Rampage (AHL)
          ♦  Colorado Avalanche (NHL)
Date/Place of Birth: February 22, 1995 / Orillia, Ontario, Canada
Currently Residing: San Antonio, Texas/Denver, Colorado
Springwater Connection: Family resides in Elmvale and played for Elmvale Mytes,
          Houseleague,  and Rep for 2 seasons (advanced to higher level), Midget Barrie Colts, 

Social Media: twitter@Chris_Bigras


2016-17  San Antonio Rampage (AHL) 45 games played
2015-16  Colorado Avalance (NHL) 31 games played
2015-16  San Antonio Rampage (AHL) 37 games played
2014-15  Lake Erie Monsters (AHL) 7 games played
2014-15  Owen Sound Attack (OHL) 62 games played
2013-14  Owen Sound Attack (OHL)
2013 -     Signed  three year entry level contract with Colorado Avalance
2013 -     Top Rated Prospect NHL Entry Draft
2012-13  Owen Sound Attack (OHL)
2012-13  Team Canada - Gold Medals at both 2012 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament
                 and 2013 IIHF World U18 Championships
2011-12  Owen Sound Attack (OHL)


Christopher was voted by the OHL league coaches as the  best Defencive Defenceman.
In 2014-15, Christopher finished second in OHL scoring with 20 goals, 51 assists and 71 total points in 62 games.
Selected to OHL First All-Star team and surpassed Owen Sound All-time scoring records with 120 assists and 155 points in junior career.
April 9, 2015, Christopher scored first professional assist against Rochester Americans, finishing playoff contention with 4 assists in 7 games played.
January 16, 2016, Christopher scored first NHL assisting in game against Columbus Blue Jackets, followed up by first NHL goal against Minnesota Wild February 2, 2016.


All sports, including favorite golf, guitar,; loves working and volunteering with children

Interesting Facts:

Always Honour student in school and offered a scholarship to Massachusetts.


• "Hard work pays off".  
• "Never believe what people tell you, you can't do".


     ♦  Photo Gallery 
     ♦  Getty Images photos


     ♦ Christopher Bigras hockeyDB.com 


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